Michel Corrette

Michel Corrette

  • Born
    10th April 1707
  • Died
    21st January 1795
  • Birthplace
    Rouen, France
Michel Corrette was a French organist,composer and author of musical method books. Corrette was prolific. He composed ballets and divertissements for the stage, including Arlequin, Armide, Le Jugement de Midas, Les Âges, Nina, and Persée. He composed many concertos, notably 25 concertos comiques. Aside from these works and organ concertos, he also composed sonatas, songs, instrumental chamber works, harpsichord pieces, cantatas, and other sacred vocal works.

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